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MCG Medicine Spring/Summer 2018 Class Notes

Dr. Irving Victor (’45) received the second-ever Eminent Alumni Award from Armstrong State University, recognizing his service to Armstrong, his profession and his community. Dr. William B. Butch Mulherin (’61) is the...

The Magic Formula

Great students, talented faculty and invested patients all contribute to the creation and development of young physicians. At the Medical College of Georgia, we are incredibly fortunate to have all three. Dr. Kelli...

The Promise

MCG researchers discovered nearly 20 years ago that tumors and fetuses use the enzyme IDO to escape the immune response. A drug that blocks that pathway is now helping children with relapsed brain cancer. Hen Smadga did...

Right Place, Right Time

A new endowed chair named for Dr. William S. Hagler recognizes the work of the MCG graduate and retina and vitreous surgery pioneer. The mahogany case holds all the tools a Civil War surgeon would need – engraved saws...

Alumni and Philanthropy News: The Non-Traditionalist

For students entering medicine as a second career, Dr. Carol Meyer is giving them a leg up. It was a different time, to say the least. Dr. Carol Meyer (’67) had plans to become a physician. As a young child, the Florida...

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